This award, created for credit union professionals aged 40 and under, recognizes a next-generation credit union leader in the Credit Union Movement. This individual demonstrates a commitment to credit union advocacy, community service, and excellence in credit union operations or team building with proven results. 

This Individual should meet the following qualifications: 

  • Be 40 years of age or under at the time of the application. 
  • Currently employed by an affiliated credit union of GoWest (one entry per credit union per awards category). 
  • Any accomplishments may include a cumulative time span. 
  • Serves as a dedicated credit union advocate in grassroots efforts. 
  • Provides service to their local community outside the usual scope of employment.